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Teachers should communicate about assessment dates

Teachers should communicate about assessment dates

by Devyn Ivers, Staff Writer

January 4, 2019


Filed under News, Student Life

With the burden of schoolwork in the back of students minds, the addition of multiple tests falling into a singular day can create more stress and anxiety among us students. Most teachers, especially in different subject areas, seem to fail to converse with each other about upcoming quizzes and test...

Students impress audience at Coffeehouse forty five

Students impress audience at Coffeehouse forty five

by Abby Stern, Staff Writer

December 10, 2018


Filed under Carousel Featured Article, Clubs, News, Student Life

Students showcased their artistic talents last Thursday, December 6 at the first Coffeehouse of the school year.  Coffeehouse is a biannual performance where students share their original poetry, prose, and music, as well as performing covers of songs.   Students from each of the four grades perfor...

Who will be the next Cleveland Browns head coach?

Who will be the next Cleveland Browns head coach?

by Will Casey, Staff Writer

November 10, 2018


Filed under Carousel Featured Article, Opinion, Student Life

The NFL's Cleveland Browns fired their head coach, Hue Jackson on Oct. 29. After over two seasons Jackson held an appalling 1-31 record, but the Browns decided to give him one more chance. He stockpiled the roster with new talent, including quarterback Baker Mayfield, wide receiver Jarvis Landry, an...

Contracts now: Glen Rockers support teachers at BOE meeting

Contracts now: Glen Rockers support teachers at BOE meeting

by Caroline Geoghegan, Managing Editor

November 7, 2018


Filed under Carousel Featured Article, News, Student Life

What do we want? According to the roaring crowd surrounding the entrance of Glen Rock High School, contracts.  Long after the school’s doors closed for the day on October 30th, educators and parents alike lined up to attend that night’s Board of Ed meeting  to stand with the Glen Rock Teacher’s As...

Glen Rock senior takes on the role of assistant director

Glen Rock senior takes on the role of assistant director

by Abby Stern, Staff Writer

November 1, 2018


Filed under Carousel Featured Article, Clubs, Features, Student Life

Behind every great production is a great director, and behind every great director is a great assistant director.  It is the responsibility of the assistant director (or AD) to make life a little easier for the director and for the cast.   This year, senior Emily Campbell takes on the role of assistant ...

Class of 2018 Senior Superlatives

Class of 2018 Senior Superlatives

July 1, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

The Class of 2018 Superlatives

Sophomore semi: an “under the stars” success

Sophomore semi: an “under the stars” success

by David Viggiano, Staff Writer

June 12, 2018


Filed under Student Life

Weeks of hard work by the class of 2020 certainly paid off with plenty of positive feedback on June 1, at the sophomore semi-formal dance. The annual event took place in the courtyard from 7 p.m.  to 10 p.m., with an “under the stars” theme, and hosted over 130 students accompanied by nine f...

The Alliance rises for pride

The Alliance rises for pride

by Kate Casey, Managing Editor

May 23, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase, Student Life

The Alliance is hosting an LGBT Pride Flag Raising Ceremony on June 1 at the Hamilton Circle. The event is taking place during fourth period at 9 a.m. Students who wish to be excused from class to attend the ceremony must sign up on this Google Forms. Alliance council member, Lewis Friedentha...

Cough Cough: The flu’s effect on Glen Rock and the tri-state area

Cough Cough: The flu’s effect on Glen Rock and the tri-state area

by Madelyn Willoughby, Staff Writer

May 8, 2018


Filed under Carousel Featured Article, Features, In-Depth, Student Life

While the rest of her peers were at school, Mary Andreou sat alone on her couch surrounded by tissues and medicine. The glass coffee table was pulled close to the brown couch so she would not have to stand each time she needed something. Andreou applied Vicks to her head to soothe her headaches, battli...

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